Get buddy-buddy with POP + BuddyPress

Okay, this is exciting – we’ve got a new app to tell you about! It’s time to get acquainted with BuddyPress, a WordPress-based social networking tool that fully integrates with your website so you can build a community online right alongside your product. What is BuddyPress? BuddyPress is a WordPress plugin that creates a social…

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New ways to style your Simple Page

You’ve asked and we’ve listened: the POP Simple Page now has options for fonts and more backgrounds, so you can style your webpage your way and make it shine! New fonts Whether you want your page to have a traditional or modern look, or something in-between, we think you’ll find something to love with the…

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We must be crazy

Good afternoon, folks. Over the last few months we’ve been huddling over here at POP working on a big problem: getting your idea or business online is hard. Too hard.    With our team’s history and experience, we find ourselves uniquely positioned to solve that problem. We started by looking at the various friction points…

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Happy Birthday .XYZ!

Today is the official 1-year anniversary of the launch of the .XYZ domain name – and there’s no better way to celebrate, than with free swag! Launched on June 2, 2014 – .xyz is the domain built for every website, everywhere. It has been used all around the globe from the US to China, and…

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The Future of POP is Bright

Over the past few years, POP has gone from a side project of the original .CO team, to a full-fledged startup. We’ve tried a couple different business models along the way, but the plan all along was to use POP as a key registrar channel for new nTLD’s that our parent company, Straat, was applying…

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New features: groups, aliases, forwarding!

Summer in Miami is a sad time. All the beautiful tourists have left and taken the fun with them. We’re faced with plague-like swarms of inch long Chikungunya-weaponized mosquitos, cataclysmic monsoons that morph into hurricanes, 120 degree/100% humidity endurance tests on the way to the bubble tea place, and, most dreadfully, stone crab season is…

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